Profile

MJ Mattick Consulting, formerly Mel Jackson Tax Service, is a tax and accounting firm founded in 1949 by Mellinee Jackson Mattick in Charlotte, NC. Our firm is dedicated to providing fast and friendly tax advice and preparation to those who need it, while retaining the experience, expertise, and dedication instilled by our founder, to tackle complex tax computations and advice.

At MJ Mattick you will get top level personal service, great value for your money and a package deal of skills and experience that no single employee can provide. Many of our clientele have trusted MJ Mattick with their financial needs and planning for decades.

MJ Mattick now provides a one-stop-shop of professional services to small and medium businesses. In addition to tax matters we offer accounting, payroll and QuickBooks service. We can represent you in front of the IRS and we provide Offers in Compromise. We will advise you on the appropriate business structure and entity for your future business, and then help you with start-up and future consulting and advisement.

Staff Profiles

Michael J. Mattick
CEO
Main Office 704-377-5209
cell 704-763-8901
Email mmattick@meljackson.com

A native of North Carolina, Mike was born in 1953. Literally, he grew up in the tax preparation business founded by his mother Mellinee Jackson in 1949. He became President and CEO of Mel Jackson Tax Service in 1987. In addition, he provides consulting services in the areas of investment strategies utilizing his global economic experiences.

 
George J. Lahey, MBA
President
Main Office 704-377-5209
Email george@meljackson.com

Upon serving in the U.S. Navy, George received his Master in Business Administration from Monmouth College (NJ). George worked for many years as the controller of a major U.S. Corporation. He is familiar with all accounting operations and internal control procedures. In addition to tax preparation, George heads up the Mel Jackson accounting-bookkeeping operations.

 
Neal McFarland
Office Manager / Preparer
Main Office 704-377-5209
Email neal@themjmcs.com

Neal is a veteran of the US Navy and, though, new to the Tax Business, is no stranger to the Mel Jackson Family. Neal has been the manager and licensee for another of the Mattickā€™s businesses for many years, and has recently joined the team as Office Manager and Tax Preparer. Under the tutelage of Mr. Mattick, Neal has great expectations for his role with MJ Mattick Consulting and looks forward to providing the same service and personal attention to our clients, and is determined to use his skills and training to add to our dedicated list of satisfied customers.

 
Sandra Brooks
Account Manager
Email sandragrooks@gmail.com

Sandra currently manages our clients accounts, billing, accounts receivables, and appointment scheduling. Sandra worked for the City of Charlotte, NC for 30 years as an Engineering Services Investigator and retired in 2012. She is married to James, has 2 children and 4 grandchildren. Her dedication to the MJ Mattick Consulting clientele if second to none.

 
David (Russ) Carpenter
Accounting
Email russ@themjmcs.com

Russ is a relative newcomer to MJ Mattick but has an impressive background. Graduating from Winthrop University in 1987 with a BS in Accounting, Russ then spent the next 35 years in the accounting department for the City of Charlotte, NC retiring in January 2020. He has since added his expertise and experience to the MJ Mattick family. We are very excited to have Russ on our team and know he will provide our clients with the same dedication and service which they have grown to expect from MJ Mattick Consulting.